Minivan Struck after Big Rig Accident on 805 Freeway in National City
NATIONAL CITY, CA (January 25. 2021) – A big rig accident on 805 Freeway caused lane closures near Highway 54, Monday morning.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident happened at about 4:50 a.m. A big rig reportedly hydroplaned and hit the center divider. Then, it collided with a minivan on northbound 805 Freeway near Plaza Boulevard.
The big rig ended up jackknifed, with the trailer blocking the right two lanes on the highway.
Officers issued a SigAlert, which temporarily closed three lanes until 9:30 a.m. A hazmat crew responded to clean up a fuel spill.
As per reports, no one was injured in the accident. CHP continues to investigate the cause of the accident.
When behind the wheel of a truck, consistently be on the lookout for potential hazards and changes in driving conditions. Do regular upkeep and proactive repairs to prevent vehicular issues on the road. Drive at an appropriate speed and stay alert.
At The Law Offices of Daniel Kim, we strive to help truck accident victims receive fair compensation for damages. Our top-rated personal injury law firm has a success rate of over 99%, so you can rest assured that your lawsuit is in excellent and capable hands. While you focus on recovery, we will personally work with police reports, insurance claims, and much more. Call us as soon as possible at (800) 895-7199 to schedule your free, one-on-one consultation. We work on a contingency basis, so you have nothing to lose by hiring an attorney. Our team is available 24 hours a day and 7 days a week to answer your questions. You can also request a copy of the police report from your accident.